Oseltamivir Free Base

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MedKoo CAT#: 413986

CAS#: 196618-13-0 (free base)

Description: Oseltamivir Free Base is an acetamido cyclohexene that is a structural homolog of SIALIC ACID and inhibits NEURAMINIDASE. It is used in Influenza treatment

Chemical Structure

Oseltamivir Free Base
CAS# 196618-13-0 (free base)

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 413986
Name: Oseltamivir Free Base
CAS#: 196618-13-0 (free base)
Chemical Formula: C16H28N2O4
Exact Mass: 312.2049
Molecular Weight: 312.41
Elemental Analysis: C, 61.51; H, 9.03; N, 8.97; O, 20.48

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Related CAS #: 204255-11-8 (phosphate); 196618-13-0 (free base)   204255-09-4 (HCl)    

Synonym: Oseltamivir Free Base; GS4104; GS-4104; GS 4104

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 1-Cyclohexene-1-carboxylic acid, 4-(acetylamino)-5-amino-3-(1-ethylpropoxy)-, ethyl ester, (3R,4R,5S)-


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C16H28N2O4/c1-5-12(6-2)22-14-9-11(16(20)21-7-3)8-13(17)15(14)18-10(4)19/h9,12-15H,5-8,17H2,1-4H3,(H,18,19)/t13-,14+,15+/m0/s1

SMILES Code: O=C(C1=C[C@@H](OC(CC)CC)[C@H](NC(C)=O)[C@@H](N)C1)OCC

Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: To be determined

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: To be determined

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 312.41 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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